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Saturday, March 19

#ArtsHuntRVA
Richmond Performing Arts Alliance

What is #ArtsHuntRVA? Richmond Performing Arts Alliance (RPAA) and CultureWorks have partnered to bring a unique and interactive arts experience to the...

Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, Petersburg, Powhatan , Free
(SOLD OUT) Art Kit: Rainbow Mobiles
Richmond Public Library

March is for mobiles! Order your art kit here to receive instructions and supplies to craft your own fabulous rainbow mobile.

RVA West End , Free
Asian American & Pacific Islander Artists Call for Artists
Crossroads Art Center

March 1- 31, 2022 Call For Entries Online Show: May 1 - 31, 2022 Celebrate the exceptional historical and contemporary creative cultural contributions made...

Henrico , $
Virtual Event
Stewart Artwork inspired by the 2020 COVID-19 Pandemic
Virginia War Memorial

The new veteran art exhibit, From Wings to Waves: The Artwork of Maureen Stewart, will be on display in the Virginia War Memorial’s Veterans’ Art Gallery...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA The Fan , Free
Histories & Stories:  A Special Province by BAAAR

Histories and Stories: A Special Province features 13 award-winning artists who have come together to create distinguished, cultural-based art forms that...

Chesterfield , Free
Kid Kit: Pom Pom Caterpillars
Richmond Public Library

Parents, request this toddler-friendly kit here for an afternoon full of tactile fun, sensory play, and cuteness!

RVA East End , Free
Collect all the buttons!
Lamb Center for Arts and Healing

You can now find wearable art featuring the work of local artists at the Hopewell and Prince George Breez-In Convenience Stores locations! Inside these...

Hopewell , $
PICTURING WOMEN INVENTORS EXHIBIT
Richmond Public Library

JOIN US in celebrating Women's History Month! Throughout the month of March, the Richmond Public Law Library will host the Picturing Women Inventors Exhibit...

RVA Downtown , Free
Love, the Garden
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

In February & March enjoy bonsai, orchids, and Love Letters, all included with regular Garden admission and free for members.

Henrico , Free
ONLINE Master Class | QueryPalooza!
James River Writers
9am

Join instructor M.M. Finck as she helps you demystify the querying process. Learn what to include in your letter to agents and what to skip, how long it...

Prices Vary
Virtual Event
Art at the Museum
Science Museum of Virginia
9:30am

Hands-on exhibits aren't the only way to learn about the science all around you! The Museum often hosts smaller exhibitions that explore STEM topics through...

RVA Downtown, RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
Atavistic Memories: The Studio Furniture of Sam Forrest
10am

Atavistic Memories: The Studio Furniture of Sam Forrest explores the American Studio Furniture Movement through the hands of furniture maker Sam Forrest...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan , Free
Gideon Appah: Forgotten, Nudes, Landscapes
Institute for Contemporary Art
10am

Forgotten, Nudes, Landscapes merges painter Gideon Appah's interest in Ghanaian popular culture with his own imagination, dreams, and fantasies. Newspaper...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , Free
James River Art League Exhibit at Crossroads Art Center - January/February 2022
James River Art League
10am

Five talented artist-members of James River Art League (JRAL) are featured at the JRAL Gallery at Crossroads Art Center during the months of January and...

Ashland, Charles City, Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, New Kent, Petersburg, Powhatan, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan, Dinwiddie, Prince George, Fluvanna County , Free
James River Art League March-April 2022 Exhibit at Crossroads Art Center
James River Art League
10am

Five talented artists from the James River Art League (JRAL) will exhibit new work in the JRAL Gallery at Crossroads Art Center during the months of March...

Ashland, Charles City, Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, New Kent, Petersburg, Powhatan, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan, Dinwiddie, Prince George , Free
Japanese Book Binding Kit
Richmond Public Library
10am

Ever wanted to create a book in the ancient Japanese style? Here is your chance to create and become your own author. All the directions and supplies you...

RVA Downtown , Free
Jeremy Toussaint-Baptiste: Set It Off
1708 Gallery, 1708 Gallery
10am

Set It Off (October 29, 2021 – June 19, 2022) is a multi-site exhibition by Jeremy Toussaint-Baptiste. This exhibition consists of two variations of a...

RVA Arts District , Free
Liberty or Death Church Tours
St. John's Church
10am

Hear Our Story. Join us inside Historic St. John's Church, the location of the Second Virginia Convention, and hear the fascinating story of Patrick Henry...

RVA Downtown, RVA East End , $
The Cinderella Dreams Project 2022
10am

The Midlothian Junior Women’s Club, Puritan Cleaners, and Westchester Commons are once again joining forces to ensure that no young woman is denied her...

Free
Michael O’Neal
Art Works Gallery
11am

In February Michael O’Neal, teacher, scholar, and master painter will present New Works in Art Works’ main gallery. Carolyn Pitts will exhibit a new body of...

RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , Free
1st Drafts and Bagels
Firehouse Theatre
12pm

Sat March 19 12n ​PIERRE; OR THE STORY OF PIERRE KIRILLOVICH BEZUKHOV, A MAJOR CHARACTER IN LEO TOLSTOY’S EPIC NOVEL WAR AND PEACE, AND HIS SEARCH FOR...

What Just Happened. Elaine Rogers, oil and wax on panel, 20 x 24 in.
Artspace
12pm

Artspace, a nonprofit contemporary art gallery, continues its 2022 exhibition season with a set of solo exhibitions featuring artists that use their work to...

Free
Patterson Pages: Adult Book Discussion Group
Richmond Public Library
1pm

In March we will discuss Italian Shoes by Henning Mankell. (2006) Copies of this title are available at the library. Please call (804)646-1877 for...

RVA West End , Free
Photo by Brinkhoff-Mogenburg
2pm, 8pm

Giraffes strut. Birds swoop. Gazelles leap. The entire Serengeti comes to life as never before. And as the music soars, Pride Rock slowly emerges from...

Prices Vary
ComedySportz
CSz Richmond
7pm

ComedySportz is improvisational comedy played as a sport, with two teams and a referee taking suggestions from the loyal fans and creating scenes, games and...

Henrico, RVA West End , $
Official flyer
7pm

The Groove Lounge is a place where you can just be free. Eat and Socialize and dance like there is no tomorrow. Definitely invite friends out.. Also it is...

RVA West End , Free
Virginia Black Dance Festival
7pm

Virginia Black Dance Festival provides community building and networking opportunities for members of the Black, Indigenous, and Afro Latina dance community...

$$$, Prices Vary
Keep Calm and Jig On! A Night of Irish Music and Frivolity!
Heart of Ireland School of Dance, LLC
7:30pm

Join us for a lively evening of Irish music, featuring the Matthew O'Donnell's Blue Ridge Bards and The Donnybrooks, with a guest appearance by the Heart of...

Chesterfield , $$
Trinity
7:30pm

Social psychologist Dr. Nathan Hawthorn spent two years in a state hospital working with three schizophrenic patients who each believed they were Jesus...

Dear Jack, Dear Louise
8pm

Dear Jack, Dear Louise tells the joyous, heart-warming story of Ludwig’s own parents’ courtship during World War II. When two strangers meet by letter during...

$$
FROM SCOTLAND'S HIGHLANDS
Richmond Symphony
8pm

Music from the highlands! Music Director Valentina Peleggi leads Mendelssohn’s serene Third Symphony, inspired by his Scottish holiday. And concertmaster...

RVA Downtown , $
Photo by Brinkhoff-Mogenburg
8pm

Giraffes strut. Birds swoop. Gazelles leap. The entire Serengeti comes to life as never before. And as the music soars, Pride Rock slowly emerges from...

Prices Vary
Dueling Pianos
Weinstein JCC
8:30pm

Grab your friends and join us on Saturday, March 19 for a night of singing, dancing and all-around-fun as our two dueling pianists play all your favorite tunes!

RVA West End , Prices Vary
March Improv Madness
CSz Richmond
10pm

After Hours presents Long-Form improvisation with special guest Mandy Butler. A talented crew of improvisers will navigate one suggestion and see where...

Henrico, RVA West End , $

Saturday, March 19